Arts & crafts at the Kirstenbosch Market

Last Sun was market exploring day…

The first market I checked out was the Kirstenbosch Craft Market.  You’ll find it across the way from the main entrance to the Kirstenbosch Gardens, right by the 3 historical stone cottages, but only on the last Sun of every month from 9am to 3pm.  Except during Jun/Jul/Aug when it’s just […]

The Cape Quarter Market

There’s a new market in town ladies & gentlemen… introducing the Village Market @ Cape Quarter!  The market launched this past Sun and will be open every Sun from 10am to 3pm.  They refer to themselves as:
A unique, European Lifestyle Market that supports local goods and produce, all the while striving to be as […]

By |November 17th, 2011|Market exploring|0 Comments|

Exploring the Hope St market

It’s official name is the City Bowl Market and it’s situated at nr 14 on Hope St in Gardens.  Actually, just a 2min walk away from my apartment!  Sweet… :)

As you enter the market, you’re greeted by fresh flowers, fruits & veggies:

The market is split into two areas:  Downstairs you’ll find plenty of yummy […]

Damn you Bastille Festival!!!

Aaarrrggghhh…  I’m feeling like total poo today!  Not even my usual Myprodol fix has made a dent.  So why am I feeling this way exactly?  Well because I  had a freakin’ awesome time at the Bastille Festival in Franschhoek yesterday!

Having recently (ok not so recently) turned 30, I now have to start acting like […]